The Arts Castle, 190 W. Winter St., Delaware, offers a variety of visual and performing art classes each quarter. Special exhibits, events and other information are announced at artscastle.org, where class descriptions and registration procedures also are listed. Volunteer applications are accepted in person during business hours, or by calling 740-369-2787. The Castle is on Facebook.

The Arts Castle, 190 W. Winter St., Delaware, offers a variety of visual and performing art classes each quarter. Special exhibits, events and other information are announced on the website, where class descriptions and registration procedures also are listed. Volunteer applications are accepted in person during business hours, or by calling 740-369-2787. The Castle is on Facebook.

* Register for spring classes now. The Arts Castle is offering several new spring classes for children, such as Painting with Acrylics for Kids, Kirigami Animatronics, Poem Crazy, Nature's Awakenings at Stratford Ecological Center and Start with the Arts for preschool students.

Samples of adult classes are Oil Painting, Painting in Oil, Pastels and Watercolor and Painting with Acrylics.

* The Zoo Views: Art & Artifacts exhibit, a curated collection from zoo staff, volunteers and animals, is free and open to the public and will be at the Arts Castle through April 19. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturdays; and 1 to 3 p.m. Sundays.